15:14 When he arrived in Lehi, the Philistines shouted as they approached him. But the Lord’s spirit empowered 3 him. The ropes around his arms were like flax dissolving in 4 fire, and they 5 melted away from his hands.
15:19 So God split open the basin 6 at Lehi and water flowed out from it. When he took a drink, his strength 7 was restored and he revived. For this reason he named the spring 8 En Hakkore. 9 It remains in Lehi to this very day.
1 tn Or “camped in.”
3 tn Heb “rushed on.”
4 tn Heb “burned with.”
5 tn Heb “his bonds.”
6 tn The word translated “basin” refers to a circular-shaped depression in the land’s surface.
7 tn Heb “spirit.”
8 tn Heb “named it”; the referent (the spring) has been specified in the translation for clarity.
9 sn The name En Hakkore means “Spring of the one who cries out.”